6/19/18: NO WAKE RESTRICTION ZONES A & B EFFECTIVE 1:30 PM

EFFECTIVE at 1:30 p.m. today, June 19th, 2018, ZONE A (lower river) and ZONE B (upper river) will be NO WAKE. This entails the Fox River from the Algonquin dam North until the entrance at Pistakee Lake.   There is also a debris advisory in effect for the entire Chain...

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Responding To Hunger

Any canned good or nonperishable items can be dropped off at our location during our normal business hours (M-F 9AM to 4PM or Saturday 8AM to noon.)  See the attached link for more information. RESPONDING TO HUNGER...

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Still Seeking Summer Help!

Please see attached for job description of Summer Help. Job Applications are available in our office or below.  Job Description Job...

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ALL ZONES ARE OPEN FOR FULL BOATING

Dear all- The entire system of the Chain O' Lakes and Fox River, Zones A, B and C is currently open for normalized boating. ZONE A: FROM ALGONQUIN TO THE STRATTON LOCK AND DAM IS OPEN FOR FULL BOATING. ZONES B and C: THE UPPER RIVER FROM NORTH OF STRATTON LOCK AND DAM...

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WATER LEVEL STATUS UPDATE 5/25/18

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!   Dear all-   Per Chapter 5 of the FWA Ordinances, in the event of flood and overflow conditions on the Waterway, our Agency has exercised our legal authority to make the entire system a NO WAKE BOATING AREA.  The IDNR has the sole...

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Waterway Alert

Caution: That’s not spilled paint, that’s an algal bloom in your lake! Some blue-green algal blooms contain harmful toxins that can make you and your pets sick. Avoid contact with algal blooms and don’t let your pets drink the water. The Lake County Health Department...

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